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Grants to Maine Nonprofits and Agencies to Maintain and Develop Recreational Trails

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations and government agencies for the development and maintenance of recreational trails and related facilities. Eligible trails may be designated for motorized or non-motorized uses. Funding categories include acquisition and development and safety and environmental education. Program...

GrantWatch ID#: 172699

Grants to Northern Canada Teams of Organizations and Individuals to Address Community Needs

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Northern Canadian diverse teams of organizations and individuals for programs and projects that address community needs and challenges. Nominated teams should address the root causes, rather than the symptoms of priority issue areas in the Canadian Arctic. Geographically, the impacts of the proposed project must...

GrantWatch ID#: 174884

Grants to Genesee and Orleans Counties, New York Nonprofits and Artists to Support Community ...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Genesee and Orleans Counties, New York nonprofits and individual artists to support arts activities that engage the community. Applicants who did not attend a grant workshop in 2017 are required to attend one before submitting an application. Projects can be in the media, literary, performing, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 174010

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches for Health, Education, Environment, and...

Deadline 10/03/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, and churches for community benefit initiatives in Northwest Ottawa County or the greater West Michigan region. A letter of inquiry is due on February 21, 2018. Funding areas include arts and culture, economic and community betterment...

GrantWatch ID#: 175210

Grants to California Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Culture Projects and Learning P...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations and individuals to promote arts and culture in Santa Barbara County. First time applicants are required to attend a workshop prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support projects of arts and cultural organizations as well as ind...

GrantWatch ID#: 173785

Grants to Delaware County, New York Artists, Collectives, and Nonprofits for Community Arts ...

Deadline 11/02/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Delaware County, New York artists, collectives, and nonprofits for community-based arts projects. Funding may be used for performances, screenings, festivals, exhibitions, workshop series, and readings. Applicants must meet with program staff prior to submitting an application. All funded projects...

GrantWatch ID#: 158653

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits, Schools, and IHEs to Develop Teaching Materials for Afr...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $60,000 to South Carolina nonprofits, school districts, and IHEs to develop new educational materials related to African-American history. Funding is available for teacher training as well as instructional units for in-school use. Grants must be used in accordance with statut...

GrantWatch ID#: 177741

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promo...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to San Francisco Bay Area, California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations and artists for new and innovative work that represents the region’s diversity. Eligible artists must partner with a fiscal sponsor in order to apply. Priority will be given to organizations and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177939

Grants to Delaware County, New York Artists to Produce Community-Based Works of Art

Deadline 11/02/18

Grants of $2,500 to Delaware County, New York artists to create new work that will be exhibited or performed in a community setting. Applicants must meet with program staff prior to submitting an application. Community engagement is an essential element of this grant opportunity. The project must engage a segment of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 184179

Grants to Tennessee School Districts and Charter School Organizations to Expand and Develop ...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants starting at $50,000 to Tennessee public school districts and charter management organizations to develop and improve music education in schools. Funding is intended to support strategies and initiatives that will increase accessibility to high-quality music education. A portion of funding may be used for operating e...

GrantWatch ID#: 184277

Grants to Lane County, Oregon Organizations and Groups for Public Cultural Events in Springf...

Deadline 09/25/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,500 to Lane County, Oregon organizations and groups to provide cultural opportunities within the City of Springfield. Activities may include theater, dance, visual art, concerts, and literature. Funding is available for arts-related projects that result in a public exhibit, product, program, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179729

Grants to Miami-Dade County, Florida Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Arts Productions, Pr...

Deadline 01/04/19 LOI Date: 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to Miami-Dade County, Florida nonprofit visual and performing arts organizations, as well as divisions of public agencies and IHEs, to provide high-quality arts opportunities for local residents. Preliminary proposals are due no later than September 28. Funding Arts Network (FAN) i...

GrantWatch ID#: 150513

Grants to Surprise, Arizona Neighborhoods for Community Improvements and Engagement

Deadline 11/09/18

Grants to Surprise, Arizona neighborhoods for activities that will engage residents and promote community spirit. This program supports the involvement of resident groups and other organizations in neighborhood-initiated community building, planning, or improvement projects. To receive support projects must: -Provide ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175866

Grants to Manitoba Charities to Promote Community Reconciliation in Winnipeg

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Manitoba charitable organizations to achieve reconciliation among diverse populations within the City of Winnipeg. Funding is intended to support programs and projects such as community events, performances, and cultural festivals, as well as renovations and organizational capacity building. Reconciliation Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 183975

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Schools for Education to Improve Boater Safety

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $30,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations, government agencies, conservancy districts, schools, and IHEs for boating safety outreach and education activities. The purpose of this program is to reduce boating mishaps, accidents, and fatalities through boater education. Boating safety education...

GrantWatch ID#: 140387

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Programs Addressing a Variety of Community Needs

Deadline 09/27/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to Minnesota nonprofits for programs which may support a wide variety of community needs. Funding is intended to support projects which will encourage communities to use problem-solving approaches that result in more effective, equitable, and sustainable solutions. This grant opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 173004

Grants to Texas Nonprofits, Businesses, IHEs, Agencies, and Faith-Based Organizations to Enh...

Deadline 10/26/18

Grants to Texas nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, technical and professional schools, faith-based institutions, and businesses for new projects that enhance the lives of individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities (I/DD). Proposals may address issues that are at the local, regional, and/or statewide l...

GrantWatch ID#: 184219

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits in Forest County and the Greater Milwaukee Area for Community ...

Deadline 09/22/18

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations in Forest County and the Greater Milwaukee area to benefit local residents and communities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of arts, culture, civic, community, economic development, afterschool education, the elderly, environment, health, human services, Native Amer...

GrantWatch ID#: 180679

Grants to Greater Bay Area, California Nonprofit Organizations that Serve the Korean-America...

Deadline 09/24/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $30,000 to Greater Bay Area, California nonprofits that serve the needs of the Korean-American community. Priority is placed on programs that address the critical needs of disadvantaged youth, the elderly, survivors of domestic violence and other forms of violence, immigrants, and low-income ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173766

Grants to USA Journalists for Expenses Associated with Investigative Reporting

Deadline 09/24/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA journalists to cover costs incurred while investigating and writing groundbreaking stories. Funding is intended to cover expenses such as equipment rental, document collection, and travel. The Funding Source supports investigative reporting that exposes corruption and the abuse of power in bo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178022

Grants to Kentucky Nonprofits, Organizations, and Individuals to Transcribe Local Oral Histor...

Deadline 09/24/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Kentucky nonprofits, organizations, and individuals to help record local oral history interviews through cataloging or documentation. Qualified interviews should be on a topic that the funding source considers to be a priority research topic and which are located in Kentucky repositories. Fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 178905

Grants to Kentucky Nonprofits, Organizations, and Individuals to Digitally Protect Oral Hist...

Deadline 09/24/18

Grants of up to $3,500 to Kentucky nonprofits, organizations, and individuals to help digitally protect local oral history interviews. Qualified interviews should be on a topic that the funding source considers a priority research topic or whose media is in threat of information loss or in a state of deterioration. The dig...

GrantWatch ID#: 178906

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits to Increase Access to and Understanding of Legal Resources for...

Deadline 09/24/18

Grants starting at $500 to Michigan nonprofit organizations for programs that educate the community on legal matters and improve access to legal services in Oakland County. Funding is also intended for the enhancement of the local legal library. The Oakland County Bar Foundation is dedicated to ensuring access to justi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180215

Grants to Kentucky Nonprofits and Individuals for Oral History Collection Presentations

Deadline 09/24/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Kentucky nonprofits, individuals, and community-based organizations for presenting oral history collections. Presentation of the oral histories may be through a variety of media, including film, radio, online exhibit, podcast, traditional exhibit, and print publication. Funding Priorities – A...

GrantWatch ID#: 184053

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance STEM Under...

Deadline 12/11/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Unaffiliated individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase diversity and interest in the STEM disciplines, prepare students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034

Grants to USA Agencies to Remediate Housing Hazards Related to Lead-Based Paint

Deadline 09/25/18

Grants to USA state, local, and tribal government agencies for comprehensive programs that identify and remediate hazards related to lead-based paint in rental units and owner-occupied housing. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Healthy Homes Supplemental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156426

Grants to Texas Nonprofits and Agencies for Breast Health Care Programs for African-American...

Deadline 11/28/18 Conference Date: 09/25/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to Texas nonprofits and agencies for programs that address breast health for African American women living in the DeSoto Lancaster, Cedar Hill, and South Dallas areas of Dallas County. Applicants must have attended a grant workshop to be eligible to apply. Drawing from the Community Profile, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 138448

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits and Tribal Organizations for Programs Addressing Important Commu...

Deadline 12/16/18 Conference Date: 09/25/18 LOI Date: 10/21/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations and tribal organizations for programs that address complex issues for the betterment of the community. Applicants must submit a Letter of Interest prior to a Full Proposal. Funding is intended to support community-based programs that bring local reside...

GrantWatch ID#: 146521

Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/17/19 Conference Date: 09/25/18 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Prizes of $25,000 and other award benefits to USA and territories local governments, tribes, regions, and nonprofits representing communities that have prioritized health. Initial applications are due prior to the final deadline. Funding is intended to recognize communities that have come together around a commitment to he...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Grants to USA Researchers, Teachers, and Scholars for Advanced Humanities Research

Deadline 09/26/18

Grants of $6,000 to USA individual researchers, teachers, and scholars to support scholarly research in the humanities disciplines. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by September 12. Applications are invited from individuals who are pursuing advanced research that offers value to humanities schola...

GrantWatch ID#: 151116

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Digitize Out-of-Print Humanities Books

Deadline 09/26/18

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for the digitization of out-of-print humanities literature. Applicants are advised to ensure the required registrations are complete well in advance of the deadline date. This program enables scholars, students, teachers, and the publi...

GrantWatch ID#: 164804

Event Sponsorships to Oregon and Washington Nonprofits that Address Childhood Poverty

Deadline 09/27/18

Event sponsorships of up to $500 to Oregon and Washington nonprofit organizations that focus on breaking the cycle of childhood poverty. Applications are invited from organizations serving Clackamas, Washington, and Multnomah Counties, Oregon; and Clark County, Southwest Washington. Criteria: -Alignment with UWCW mis...

GrantWatch ID#: 149175

Grants to Montgomery County, Maryland Nonprofits for Community Watershed Preservation Projects

Deadline 09/27/18

Grants to Montgomery County, Maryland nonprofits for initiatives to improve water quality in local waterways. Funding is intended for projects that educate and engage the community while creating lasting and sustainable change. Proposals should be innovative and creative. The Montgomery County Watershed Restoration and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174996

Grants to Garfield County, Colorado Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote and Foster Healthy Li...

Deadline 09/27/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Garfield County, Colorado nonprofits, government agencies, and community organizations to enable local residents to lead healthy lives. This program supports collaborative initiatives that provide community resources to ensure everyone has equal access to healthy lifestyles. GHCC goals: 1. In...

GrantWatch ID#: 180711

Grants to New Mexico Tribes, Nations, and Pueblos for Veterans' Programs and Language Preserv...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants of up to $40,000 to New Mexico Native American tribes, pueblos, and nations for veterans' services and language preservation programs. Funding is intended for efficient and effective projects involving both youth and elders, to teach and preserve Native American language and culture, as well as veterans' outreach se...

GrantWatch ID#: 143879

Grants to Humboldt County, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Faith-Based Organizations for...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Humboldt County, California schools, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations for holiday programs that assist needy populations. Priority is given to programs that address outlying or underserved areas. The purpose of funding is to provide the support needed in order to make holiday programs suc...

GrantWatch ID#: 154857

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Lake and Geauga Counties for Programs that Address Community Nee...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations serving Lake and Geauga Counties for projects that address significant community issues. Funding will be awarded to programs in the areas of jobs and economy, inclusion, housing and neighborhoods, health, environment, and education and youth development. The Lake-Geauga Fund RFP ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158020

Grants to Southern California Nonprofits to Assist the South Asian American Community

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Southern California nonprofit organizations for activities that benefit the South Asian American community. Funding is intended to support vital services and public projects designed to benefit disadvantaged populations. Applicants may be scheduled for an interview with the Foundation selection committee as re...

GrantWatch ID#: 166481

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits to Benefit the Latino Community

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $500 and $1,500 to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations for programs that focus on the needs and rights of members of the Latino community. Funding is intended to support a broad range of nonprofit organizations working for the improvement of the Latino people throughout the State of Rhode Island.

GrantWatch ID#: 169986

Grants to New York Nonprofits for High-Quality Free Legal Services for Eligible Clients

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to New York nonprofits to provide free high-quality legal services to eligible clients. Funding is intended for individual case services, pro bono services, community legal education, pro se assistance, referrals, online outreach, and group services. In furtherance of its mission, and in recognition that no singl...

GrantWatch ID#: 170077

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Municipalities for Programs that Help Ch...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, for-profits, and municipalities for innovative programs that help underserved child victims of abuse. Priority is given to programs that promote regional and cross-system coordination of services. The goal of the Endowment Act - Direct Victim Service Org....

GrantWatch ID#: 174467

Grants to Northern Mariana Islands Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Groups for Humanities Pro...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Northern Mariana Islands nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and ad hoc groups for a broad range of humanities activities. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. Supported projects must be consistent with the goals and objectives of the Northern Marianas Humanities Council 2...

GrantWatch ID#: 175178

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible States to Transport Fresh Food to Underserv...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits and government agencies in eligible states to help defray the costs of equipment, transportation, and other operational costs in distributing fresh food to underserved and vulnerable populations. Organizations must be located in states served by CSX rail (Alabama,...

GrantWatch ID#: 175502

Grants to Sussex County, Delaware Nonprofits to Enhance Health and Human Services and for Ca...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Sussex County, Delaware nonprofit organizations for health and human service programs and capital purchases that benefit local County residents. Applicants may select any or all of the following program categories and primary beneficiary categories outlined below. Program Categories: - Cultural - Education...

GrantWatch ID#: 175747

Grants to Wilsonville, Oregon Nonprofits and Organizations for Arts, Education, Diversity, a...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Wilsonville, Oregon nonprofits and community organizations for services and projects that promote diversity, education, community involvement, and the arts. Funding must be requested for a specific project or a specific project element that benefits the local community. Types of Projects to be Considered: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178519

Grants to Greater Baltimore Area, Maryland Nonprofits for Arts and Cultural Enrichment

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $50,000 to Greater Baltimore Area, Maryland nonprofit organizations for arts and cultural activities benefitting local residents. Funding may be requested for activities that promote local artists, support organizational effectiveness, and offer cultural experiences that welcome people of all ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178526

Grants to Mahoning County, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Cancer Services and Ch...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Mahoning County, Ohio nonprofits, schools, churches, and agencies for healthcare programs. The requested amount must receive prior approval by program staff. Funding is intended for projects that meet the Foundation's two program areas: programs or projects that address the needs of cancer patients and/or their ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179321
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Grants to Trumbull County, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and Churches for Health Progr...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Trumbull County, Ohio nonprofits, schools, churches, and agencies for innovative projects in the areas of hospice care and education, the needs of cancer patients and their families, diabetes treatment and prevention, orthopedic care and support, and programs designed to improve the quality of women’s and chil...

GrantWatch ID#: 179354

Grants to Iowa and Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Human Services, Education, and...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Scott County, Iowa and Rock Island County, Illinois nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for activities that benefit the Scott County community. Program areas include economic development, arts and culture, human services, and education. Proposal Categories: -Economic Development: pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 179933

In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits to Build Soccer Fields for Children in Underserved Communit...

Deadline 10/05/18 LOI Date: 09/28/18

In-kind grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to build soccer fields in underserved communities. Letters of intent are due by January 26. Funding is intended to help cover the costs associated with lighting, irrigation, construction, surfacing, and enhancement of soccer fields. Safe Places to Play trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 180328